Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Games over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Gaming
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 235 241
Rank change year-on-year +75 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Games 99 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.59% 0.48% 0.75%
As % of the General category 3.98% 1.42% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 91 31 62
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £31,375
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £54,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%

Games is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2486 2257 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 39.95% 34.01% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1887 2495
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Games
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Games as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Games in Surrey

Games
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games in Surrey.

Salary trend for Games in Surrey

Games
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Games in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Games in Surrey

Games
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Games within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnham +24 26 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Guildford +8 25 £33,500 +24.07%
Woking +20 3 £57,500 +53.33%
Reigate - 3 £37,500 -
Weybridge -3 2 £53,750 +19.44% 5
Staines - 2 £52,500 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £20,250 -
Camberley -17 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Leatherhead - 1 £60,000 -
Games
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Games.

1 45 (45.45%) C#
2 38 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (37.37%) .NET
3 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
3 37 (37.37%) ASP.NET
3 37 (37.37%) MVC
4 36 (36.36%) TDD
4 36 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (36.36%) BDD
5 35 (35.35%) WCF
6 34 (34.34%) Web Application Development
7 28 (28.28%) Google
8 26 (26.26%) OO
9 24 (24.24%) Internet
9 24 (24.24%) CQRS
9 24 (24.24%) Domain-Driven Design
9 24 (24.24%) SQL Server 2016
9 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (24.24%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
11 17 (17.17%) Social Media
12 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
12 16 (16.16%) HTML
13 15 (15.15%) C++
13 15 (15.15%) CSS
13 15 (15.15%) Pay per click
13 15 (15.15%) Computer Science
13 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
13 15 (15.15%) AdWords

Games
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.12%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.02%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.02%) CMS
2 2 (2.02%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.01%) IIS
3 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) 3ds Max
1 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.01%) Blender
1 1 (1.01%) Maya
1 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.15%) AdWords
1 15 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.03%) Google Play
5 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.24%) Internet
2 2 (2.02%) HTTP
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) Extranet
3 1 (1.01%) IMAP
3 1 (1.01%) LDAP
3 1 (1.01%) POP3
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.37%) SQL Server
2 24 (24.24%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
4 10 (10.10%) MySQL
4 10 (10.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.01%) DB2
7 1 (1.01%) Informix
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.01%) Ant
3 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (12.12%) Marketing
2 11 (11.11%) Retail
3 6 (6.06%) Electronics
4 4 (4.04%) Finance
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (58.59%) Developer
2 36 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 20 (20.20%) Junior
4 19 (19.19%) Graduate
5 12 (12.12%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (12.12%) Junior Developer
6 11 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 10 (10.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 10 (10.10%) Junior .NET Developer
8 9 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (8.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (8.08%) HTML Developer
9 8 (8.08%) Programmer
10 7 (7.07%) Account Manager
10 7 (7.07%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) Games Programmer
10 7 (7.07%) PPC Account Manager
10 7 (7.07%) PPC Manager
11 5 (5.05%) PPC Executive
12 4 (4.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.37%) .NET
1 37 (37.37%) ASP.NET
2 36 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 35 (35.35%) WCF
4 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
5 16 (16.16%) HTML
6 15 (15.15%) CSS
7 11 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 11 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 11 (11.11%) RESTful
7 11 (11.11%) WPF
8 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (10.10%) HTML5
8 10 (10.10%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (10.10%) MSMQ
8 10 (10.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (8.08%) HTML5 Canvas
9 8 (8.08%) Pixi.js
9 8 (8.08%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.24%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (17.17%) Social Media
3 15 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.10%) User Experience
5 7 (7.07%) PlayStation
6 6 (6.06%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.04%) Animation
8 3 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.03%) iPhone
8 3 (3.03%) Online Games
9 2 (2.02%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.02%) Robotics
10 1 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.01%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (4.04%) Android
3 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) MVC
3 36 (36.36%) BDD
3 36 (36.36%) TDD
4 34 (34.34%) Web Application Development
5 26 (26.26%) OO
6 24 (24.24%) CQRS
6 24 (24.24%) Domain-Driven Design
7 17 (17.17%) Multithreading
8 15 (15.15%) Pay per click
9 12 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 12 (12.12%) Web Development
10 11 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 10 (10.10%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (10.10%) Kanban
12 9 (9.09%) OOP
13 8 (8.08%) Game Development
14 7 (7.07%) DevOps
15 5 (5.05%) Configuration Management
15 5 (5.05%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.45%) C#
2 18 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (15.15%) C++
4 10 (10.10%) F#
4 10 (10.10%) Ruby
5 9 (9.09%) Python
6 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.05%) C
8 4 (4.04%) ES6
9 3 (3.03%) GLSL
9 3 (3.03%) Perl
10 2 (2.02%) PHP
10 2 (2.02%) VC++
11 1 (1.01%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.01%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.01%) Java
11 1 (1.01%) MAXScript
11 1 (1.01%) SQL
11 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) Kibana
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
2 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) Google
2 4 (4.04%) Sony
3 2 (2.02%) Capita
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.01%) Oracle
4 1 (1.01%) Perforce
4 1 (1.01%) Sybase